Events Category: RAS Book Club

Date

Name of Event

Venue

Type

Upheaval by Jared Diamond Convener: Peter Hagan
The Shanghai Free Taxi by Frank Langfitt
The Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata Convener: Dagmar Borchard
I Did Not Kill My Husband by Liu Zhenyun Convener: Dagmar Borchard
From the Ruins of Empire by Pankaj Mishra
Red Poppies by Alai
The Moon Opera By Bi Feiyu
Happy Dreams by Jia Pingwa
To Live by Yu Hua Discussion leader: Marcia Johnson and Tom Yamamoto
Shanghai Sacred: The Religious Landscape of a Global City Presenter: Benoit Vermander RAS Library
Book Discussion: The Nakano Thrift Shop Speaker: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
Min Jin Lee: Pachinko Discussion Leader: Tom Yamamoto RAS Library
Yu Hua: The Seventh Day Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
Vieth Thanh Nguyen: The Sympathizer Discussion Leader: John Van Fleet RAS Library
DESTINED FOR WAR: CAN AMERICA AND CHINA ESCAPE THUCYDIDES’S TRAP? Discussion Leader: Raymond Kolter RAS Library
Kazuo Ishiguro: When We Were Orphans Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
LIST OF BOOKS FOR FEBRUARY TO JUNE 2018
Bi Feiyu: Massage Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
ALIBABA: THE HOUSE THAT JACK MA BUILT Discussion Leader: John van Fleet RAS Library
Lotus by Lijia Zhang Discussion Leader: John van Fleet RAS Library
A BITTER REVOLUTION: CHINA’S STRUGGLE WITH THE MODERN WORLD Discussion Leader: Raymond Kolter RAS Library
LENIN’S KISSES BY YAN LIANKE Discussion Leader: Tom Yamamoto RAS Library
CHINA’S HIDDEN CHILDREN: ABANDONMENT, ADOPTION, AND THE HUMAN COSTS OF THE ONE-CHILD POLICY Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
A DICTIONARY OF MAQIAO Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
STREET OF ETERNAL HAPPINESS: BIG CITY DREAMS ALONG A SHANGHAI ROAD Discussion Leader: Connor Bralla RAS Library